Becoming More Familiar With Technology

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Becoming More Familiar With Technology

When my wife lost her job, I knew that I was going to have to go back to school. Unfortunately, I realized that I needed to spruce up my computer skills, since it had been years since I had used a word processor. I was really devastated, and I knew that I needed to make a few changes. I enrolled in a community tech class, where we learned everything from basic computer skills to blog design. I want other people to hone their technology skills, which is why this blog is here. Read more about a litany of technology subjects by perusing these blogs.

Tips For Integrating In-House IT Staff With Managed IT Service Providers

7 July 2016
 Categories: Technology, Blog

Managed service providers (MSPs) are a popular way for SMBs to leverage the professional talent and skill of a larger IT department without having to pay for in-house staff. But most businesses also need to maintain an internal IT staff member or two for their own IT initiatives. Integrating in-house IT staff members and MSPs can create some potential challenges, especially in the areas of redundancy. Here are a few tips. Read More …

3 Questions To Ponder When Choosing A Mobile Device Charging Station

6 July 2016
 Categories: Technology, Articles

Whether your household harbors a bevy of smartphones and computer tablets or a solitary iPhone lives under your roof, choosing a smart way to charge your device (or devices) is imperative. While there may be a few options available to choose from, how can you make the right choice for you and your family? Do you know what sets one apart from the other? Before you bring home the charging station, be informed and consider the following questions: Read More …

How 3D Printing Is Changing The Face Of Printed Circuit Board Manufacturing

25 April 2016
 Categories: Technology, Blog

Printed circuit boards, or PCBs, have traditionally been made from several layers of thin, plastic boards with very fine metal imprinting. The fine metal imprinting usually conducts electrical impulses or transmits data signals, depending on the type of metal and how it is threaded through the plastic. Now, with the new technology of 3D printing, that is changing. Instead of imprinting metal and adhering circuits and wires to the boards over the course of several hours, most of the boards and even some of the circuitry can be imprinted simultaneously with minimal interruptions. Read More …

4 Clutter-Free Technology Gadgets Ideal For Avid Hikers

19 April 2016
 Categories: Technology, Articles

When going on long hikes, it's important to have the necessary supplies for basic safety and survival. While these supplies are often essential, many of them can create a lot of clutter and ultimately weigh down your hiking bag. Instead of adding the extra weight, you can remove a lot of the clutter and stay easily organized with four different gadgets. Each one of these accessories are ideal for hiking and can provide a lot of resources as you travel through trails, mountains, and other hiking areas. Read More …

4 Reasons To Choose A Third Party Maintenance Team To Handle Your High-Density Servers

20 January 2016
 Categories: Technology, Articles

High-density server arrangements help businesses of all kinds achieve their goals while spending less money on server equipment and the space needed to contain it. These configurations may be efficient and compact, but even the best blade models from Oracle Sun create a unique set of challenges in the server room. Find out how hiring an experienced team of third party maintenance technicians can help you prevent these four server problems. Read More …